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2019-2020 Graduate & Professional Studies Catalog 
  Jun 16, 2024
2019-2020 Graduate & Professional Studies Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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Minimum Credits: 2
Maximum Credits: 2
This course is the first course in a two-course sequence examining core knowledge in disability and rehabilitation sciences. In this first course, we will review models of disability and rehabilitation. We will focus on aspects of concepts of functioning and disability, including body structures, body functions, activities and participation. We will examine how these concepts are applied in ongoing research within field of rehabilitation sciences. Students will learn through faculty presentations (from among the various research programs throughout the school of health and rehabilitation sciences), facilitated discussion, assigned readings, short written papers, short oral presentations, and peer-review of written products.
Academic Career: Graduate
Course Component: Seminar
Grade Component: Grad Letter Grade
Course Requirements: PLAN: (REHSCI-PHD) or (CSD-PHD) or; SUBPLAN: (PHDHIM-TR) or (PHDOT-TR) or (PHDPT-TR) or (PHDRST-TR) or (PHDSMN-TR)

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